Egyptian joinery

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Blog entry by spaids posted 03-03-2009 05:00 PM 2190 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was in London a while back and I stopped in the British Museum to see the Rosetta Stone. They have a pretty good museum there and when I was wandering around I found a little display on ancient crafts men. I hadn’t seen these pics for a bit but when I found them I thought maybe they were worth sharing.

I should have taken more photos of that exhibit but my wife was making fun of me.

-- Wipe the blood stains from your blade before coming in.--

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#1 posted 03-03-2009 05:16 PM

thats actually pretty cool

-- If you can't build it, code it. If you can't code it, build it. But always ALWAYS take a picture.

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#2 posted 03-03-2009 05:57 PM

That’s pretty neat! Always interesting to see that kind of pic or display.

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#3 posted 03-03-2009 05:59 PM

That’s a cool looking saw the craftsman is using. Looks like a good design. Thanks for the post.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#4 posted 03-03-2009 07:31 PM

That is really very intersting. I’m going to see if I can find more of that on the web.
Thanks for the post.

-- R

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#5 posted 03-03-2009 07:56 PM

Did they have any displays on the ancient Titebond 3 that was used ?

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#6 posted 03-03-2009 09:10 PM

Thank you!

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#7 posted 03-04-2009 09:45 AM

Try this link for more info . you will see the egyptian article . It,s all available for download on pdf.

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